Details overview

Hours 8:00 - 3:30
School leader Joshua Jordan
District Bell Canyon Charter School Inc
Transportation options None

Programs

Basic school information

Dress code Uniforms

Academic focus and philosophy

Instructional / curriculum models used Direct instruction
Gifted / High performing
Honors track
Individually guided instruction
Multi-aged classrooms
Project-based
Standards-based

Classes

3
Visual Arts
including: Painting
0
Music
0
Languages
Music None
Performing & written arts Drama
Media arts None
Visual arts Textiles
Painting
Drawing / Sketching
World languages taught None

Support

11
Facilities
including: Cafeteria
Facilities Art room
Audiovisual aids
Cafeteria
Computer lab
Garden / Greenhouse
Gym
Internet access
Kitchen
Library
Multi-purpose room ("Cafegymatorium")
Playground
Extra learning resources (misc.) Honors Program in 7th and 8th
Extra learning resources Acceleration
Differentiated learning programs
Remediation
Tutoring
Level of special education programming Moderate - school consistently offers a full program for particular special education needs
Level of ESL/ELL programming Basic - school offers or partners to provide services based on the needs of individual students

Early childhood program

Early childhood program offered Yes
Early childhood starting age 3 years old

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Students

Student diversity

  This school State average
White 51% 42%
Hispanic 28% 43%
Black 12% 5%
American Indian/Alaska Native 4% 5%
Asian or Asian/Pacific Islander 3% 3%
Two or more races 2% 2%
Hawaiian Native/Pacific Islander 0% 0%
Source: See notes

Students by group

  This school State average
Female 49% 49%
N/A 51% 51%
Male 51% 51%
Students participating in a free or reduced-price lunch program 58% 47%
Source: See notes

Extracurriculars

1
Girls Sports
including: Flag football
1
Boys Sports
including: Flag football
4
Clubs
including: Recycling club
Girls sports Flag football
Boys sports Flag football
Boys sports (misc.) TBD by incoming staff
Girls sports (misc.) TBD by incoming staff
Clubs Chess club
National Honor Society (NHS)
Recycling club
Yearbook
Extended care / Extended programs Before
After
Before school start time 6:00 AM
After school end time 6:00 PM

Culture

Parent involvement Attend parent nights
Chaperone school trips
Coach sports teams or extracurricular activities
Join PTO / PTA
Organize fundraising events
Serve on school improvement team or governance council
Tutor
Volunteer in the classroom
Volunteer time after school

Awards

Academic award North Central Accreditation
Year received 2009
Academic award Top 10 Most Improved Schools
Year received 2010

Teachers

13
Staff
including: Reading specialist
Staff Assistant principal
Art teacher
ELL / ESL Coordinator
Coach(es)
Librarian / media specialist
Math specialist
PE instructor
Nurse
Reading specialist
Special education coordinator
Speech therapist(s)
Teacher aide / assistant teacher
Tutor(s)
World languages spoken by staff German
Italian
Spanish

Neighborhood

Transportation options None
Buses / vans provided for students
Partnerships with local resources and organizations No

Enrollment

Learn more Http://imaginebellcanyon.com/home/?page_id=772
Type of application deadline Rolling

Sources

Student diversity NCES, 2011-2012
Students by group NCES, 2011-2012